We invite those individuals who share the Institute's interests, whether professionally or avocationally, to participate in the Hunt Institute Associates program for 2013.
Fritillaire Imperiale, colored stipple engraving from Pierre-Joseph Redouté's Choix des plus belles fleurs (Paris, Ernest Panckoucke, 18271833). HI Art accession no. 0128.
Regular Associates ($40) receive a membership card, acknowledgment in the Bulletin and the following benefits:
A subscription to the Bulletin, the Institute's newsletter Either the issue of Huntia, the Institute’s journal of botanical history, or the art exhibition catalogue(s) published during the year of membership (another publication will be substituted if item of choice is not published during the membership year) Discounts on all Institute (sole imprint) publications and on some works published under joint imprint: 25% discount on a purchase of up to 4 publications and 40% discount on purchase of 5 or more publications A 25% discount on cards, address books, journals, and guest books reproduced from items in the Institute’s collections Invitations to exhibition preview receptions Preferential eligibility for sale of duplicate books and unaccessioned artworks Preferential query service A 25% discount on photocopying services Behind-the-scenes tours by appointment Invitations to our Open House, which features gallery and departmental tours, talks and special displays
Patron Associates ($100), Sustaining Associates ($500) and Benefactor Associates ($1000) receive the above benefits plus:
Both Huntia and the art exhibition catalogue(s) published during the year of membership Three Pierre-Joseph Redouté (1759–1840) facsimiles of watercolors on vellum Three free hours of staff research time Tax deductions ($40 for Patron, $440 for Sustaining, and $940 for Benefactor)
If you would like to support the Institute’s mission and programs in more specific ways, then please consider our Sponsorship program. Monetary gifts can be directed to our endowment or to other established funds, such as the Anne Ophelia Todd Dowden Art Acquisition Fund, or the Ronald L. Stuckey Endowment for the Preservation of Botanical History. For material or memorial gifts, please consult with our curators. For more information about the Sponsorship program, see the News page.
We also offer gift memberships in the Associates program. We can send an announcement card to you or directly to the recipient of the membership.
When Associates contact the Institute, please mention your membership status in order to expedite your request for services or products.
To apply for Associate Membership or to order a gift membership, please complete the Order Form.
As a new or renewing Associate, please take a few minutes to complete our Associate Questionnaire.